Agrilus purpurifrons Deyrolle

Jendek, Eduard & Nakládal, Oto, 2019, Revision of the Agrilus purpurifrons species-group (Coleoptera, Buprestidae, Agrilinae), Zootaxa 4568 (2), pp. 279-292: 283-284

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4568.2.4

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scientific name

Agrilus purpurifrons Deyrolle
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Agrilus purpurifrons Deyrolle 

( Figs. 1EView FIGURES 1, 2HView FIGURES 2)

purpurifrons Deyrolle, 1864 

Deyrolle, 1864: 138, 163–164

Gemminger & Harold 1869: 1444 (catalog)

Saunders 1871: 122 (catalog)

Kerremans 1892: 269 (catalog)

Kerremans 1900a: 81 (faunal records; Indonesia: North Sumatra (Nias Island))

Kerremans 1903: 277 (catalog)

Moulton 1911: 175 (faunal records; Borneo: Sarawak)

Obenberger 1924: 560, 577 (characters in key; notes; faunal records; Singapore)

Obenberger 1936a: 1099 (world catalog)

Jendek 1998: 328 (lectotype designation)

Jendek 2001: 173 (synonymy)

Jendek 2007: 92 (synonymy)

Bellamy 2008: 2256 (world catalog)

= viator Kerremans, 1912 

Kerremans 1912: 75

Obenberger 1936a: 1107 (world catalog)

Obenberger 1960: 127 (type examination; redescription)

Jendek 2001: 173 (synonym of purpurifrons  ; lectotype designation)

Bellamy 2008: 2256 (synonym of purpurifrons  ; world catalog)

= penangensis Obenberger, 1936 

Obenberger 1936c: 36–37

Obenberger 1936a: 1097 (world catalog)

Jendek 2007: 92 (synonym of purpurifrons  ; lectotype designation)

Bellamy 2008: 2256 (synonym of purpurifrons  ; world catalog)

Type material. Agrilus purpurifrons Deyrolle, 1864  . Described from inexplicit number of specimens (ST). Type locality: “Bornéo”. Type specimens: Lectotype designated by Jendek (1998).

Agrilus viator Kerremans, 1912  . Described from inexplicit number of specimens (ST). Type locality: “not given [Borneo is cited in the title of the publication]”. Type specimens: Lectotype designated by Jendek (2001).

Agrilus penangensis Obenberger, 1936  . Described from inexplicit number of specimens (ST). Type locality: “ Penang ”. Type specimens: Lectotype designated by Jendek (2007).

Examined specimens. INDONESIA. West Sumatra. Harau Valley ; 00°06'19”S, 100°39'52”E; 5-2004; alt. 500–800 m; 1 ♀ ( EJCB)GoogleMaps  \\ Harau Valley ; 00°04'23”S, 100°41'53”E; 6, 7-2004; alt. 700 m; 2 ♂ ( EJCB)GoogleMaps  \\ Harau Valley ; 00°04'23”S, 100°41'55”E; 6, 7-2005; alt. 500–800 m; 4 ♀ ( EJCB)GoogleMaps  \\ Harau Valley , ca 20 km N of Payakumbuh; 00°04'23”S, 100°41'55”E; 8-2006; alt. 500–800 m; 1 ♂, 1 ♀ ( EJCB)GoogleMaps  \\ Harau Valley , ca 20 km N of Payakumbuh; 00°04'23”S, 100°41'55”E; 7-2007; alt. 500–800 m; 6 ( EJCB)GoogleMaps  \\ Harau Valley , ca 20 km N of Payakumbuh; 00°04'23”S, 100°41'55”E; 5, 6-2007; alt. 500–800 m; 9 ( EJCB)GoogleMaps  \\ Harau Valley , ca 20 km N of Payakumbuh; 5-2007; alt. 500–800 m; 19 ( EJCB)  \\ Harau Valley , ca 20 km N of Payakumbuh; 00°04'23”S, 100°41'55”E; 8-2009; alt. 500–800 m; 10 ( EJCB)GoogleMaps  . MALAYSIA. Johor. 20 km NW Kota Tinggi, Muntahak mt. ; 01°51'N, 103°47'E; 4-2001; alt. 200 m; 1 ♀ ( EJCB)GoogleMaps  . Pahang. Benom Mts , 15 km E Kampong Dong; 03°53'N, 102°01'E; 4-1998; alt. 700 m; 1 ♂ ( EJCB)GoogleMaps  \\ Cameron Highlands ; 04°25'33”N, 101°23'09”E; 5-1939; 1 ( USNMAbout USNM) ( Jendek & Nakládal 2019)GoogleMaps  . Sabah. Panampang Distr., Crocker Range, Moyog , Moyog river ; 05°32'02”N, 116°14'48”E; 3-2013; alt. 300 m; 1 ♀ ( EJCB) ( Jendek & Nakládal 2019)GoogleMaps  . Sarawak. Sarawak; 02°24'N, 113°37'E; 1 ♀ ( MNHNAbout MNHN)GoogleMaps  . SINGAPORE. Singapore ; 01°24'36”N, 103°47'24”E; 8-2011; 1 ( ZRC) ( Jendek & Nakládal 2019)GoogleMaps  \\ Rifle Range forest ; 01°21'36”N, 103°48'E; 6-2011; 1 ( ZRC) ( Jendek & Nakládal 2019)GoogleMaps  \\ Rifle Range forest ; 01°21'36”N, 103°48'E; 2-2015; 1 ( ZRC) ( Jendek & Nakládal 2019)GoogleMaps  \\ Woodcutter trail; 01°22'48”N, 103°48'E; 2- 2015; 1 ( ZRC) ( Jendek & Nakládal 2019)GoogleMaps  \\ Dairy farm; 01°21'36”N, 103°46'48”E; 9-2009; 1 ( ZRC) ( Jendek & Nakládal 2019)GoogleMaps  \\ NeeSoon pipeline; 01°23'24”N, 103°48'36”E; 9-2012; 1 ( ZRC) ( Jendek & Nakládal 2019)GoogleMaps  \\ Singapore ; 01°23'N, 103°47'E; 1 ♀ ( USNMAbout USNM)GoogleMaps  .

Distribution. INDONESIA: Sumatra; MALAYSIA: Johor, Pahang, Sabah, Sarawak; SINGAPORE.

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

MNHN

Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

ZRC

Zoological Reference Collection, National University of Singapore

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Buprestidae

Genus

Agrilus

Loc

Agrilus purpurifrons Deyrolle

Jendek, Eduard & Nakládal, Oto 2019

2019
Loc

Agrilus penangensis

Obenberger 1936

1936
Loc

viator

Kerremans 1912

1912
Loc

Agrilus viator

Kerremans 1912

1912
Loc

purpurifrons

Deyrolle 1864

1864